Wikimania is the annual Wikimedia conference. It is aimed particularly at the Wikimedia community but welcomes researchers who want to present on topics relevant to this community.
WikiSym is the International Symposium on Wikis and Open Collaboration. See the WikiSym 2009 Call for Papers[].
WikiSym is the only peer-reviewed wiki conference.
- 2005: San Diego, California, USA
- 2006: Odense, Denmark.
- 2007: Montreal, Canada
- 2008: Porto, Portugal
- 2009: Orlando, Florida
- RecentChangesCamp is an unconference for wikis.
The next RecentChangesCamp will be in the San Francisco Bay Area May 9-11, 2008. See this site for details.
- RococoBarCamp took place in Montreal in May 2007.
- WikiCamp India was first held in Chennai in India in 2007. Similar to RecentChangesCamp, WikiCamp was an unconference. Official website
Wiki Wednesdays are held around the world on the first Wednesday of each month. These are informal events where people get together to chat, learn about wikis, find jobs, talk deals and generally cavort.
Five recent twitter posts that mention Wiki Wednesday:
Informal Wikipedia meetups are held regularly around the world. See Wikipedia:Meetup for upcoming events and use the interlanguage links on the left hand side of that page to view events in non-English speaking countries.
Wikimedia Conference NederlandEdit
Wikimedia Conference Nederland took place on 27 October 2007. This was an event run by the Dutch chapter of the Wikimedia Foundation, Association Wikimedia Netherlands.
You can review the invitation for presentations at the following URL:
Or the English Wikinews report on the conference here: